The Detroit Lakes Tribune accepts community calendar items, for publication online and in our Wednesday and Sunday print editions, space permitting.
Each submission must include the following: Date, time and location of event, whether it is recurring or a one-time happening, and where to go for more information (phone, email and/or website). Also include whether the event is free or paid admission, and how much it costs when applicable.
Saturday, February 27
Jaycees Polar Pile-Up-CANCELED: The Detroit Lakes Jaycees were forced to cancel their 2021 Polar Pile-Up at the Becker County Fairgrounds due to COVID-19 safety restrictions. The announcement was made via their Facebook page on Monday, Feb. 22.
Friday, March 5
Lenten Fish Fry: The Holy Rosary Knights of Columbus will be sponsoring a ”Take Out Only” Lenten Fish Fry; pickup is between 5-7 p.m. in the Holy Rosary Church south parking lot. Menu includes fish, potatoes, coleslaw, baked beans, bun and dessert Cost is $10 for adults.
Wednesday, March 10
Women's EDGE-Rose McGee: The first part of the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce's 2021 Women's EDGE speaker series will be presented virtually, from 3 to 5 p.m. The featured speaker is Rose McGee, also known as the "Sweet Potato Pie Comfort Lady." Tickets for this four-event speaker series are $99; contact the Chamber of Commerce at 218-847-9202 for more information.
Naytahwaush Nightriders' 51st Annual Snodeo: The Naytahwaush Nightriders' 51st Annual Snodeo is set for Saturday and Sunday, March 6-7 at Pinehurst Resort. Saturday's events include the Snodeo 200 snowmobile races on the lake, a radar run, vintage snowmobile show and old timers' ride, while Sunday's lineup includes more lake races, another radar run and prize drawings. There is plenty of room for ice castles and campers to park on South Twin Lake; gate fee is $10 per day, per person, though those age 12 and under will be admitted free of charge. Proceeds from the event are used for trail maintenance.
Alcoholics Anonymous: Here is the meeting schedule for the Detroit Lakes Alano Club at 827 Summit Ave. — Sundays at 1 p.m., 12x12 open meeting; Tuesdays at 7 p.m., Big Book open meeting; Wednesdays at 12 noon, Grapevine open meeting; Wednesdays at 6 p.m., women's open meeting; Thursdays at 7 p.m., Intro to AA open meeting; Saturdays at 7 a.m., men's open meeting; Saturdays at 9 a.m., Women's Big Book closed meeting; Saturdays at 8 p.m., open topic meeting. There are no dues or fees for meetings. For more information, call the Detroit Lakes Alano Club at 218-844-9970, or the District 3 AA Helpline at 877-833-2327.
Holy Rosary Catholic School Raffle: This is the last week to purchase tickets for the Holy Rosary School Catholic Raffle, hosted by Catholic United Financial. Win a 2021 Ford Eco Sport or $20,000 cash, plus many more prizes. Cost is $5 per ticket. Tickets are available at Holy Rosary or Lakes Sport Shop.